Paula spent most of her life in Los Angeles, California where she attended the University of Southern California. With her love of art, design and jewelry, Paula spent twenty-five years in her own business designing and manufacturing 14kt gold, diamond, precious stone jewelry, as well as freshwater and blister pearl pieces.
Her jewelry received many design awards and was sold in stores all over the United States. After retiring in 1996, she moved to Nashville, Tennessee.
In recent years, in order to fulfill her creative urge, Paula has studied the art of silversmithing and she is now creating unique sterling silver pieces using freshwater and blister pearls as well as other stones. Due to the nature of pearls, many of her pieces are one of a kind designs.